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Jan 25, 2013 5:00am PST
. today marking the two year date since the start of the revolution that ousted hosni mubarak. protesters throwing rocks at police in tahrir square. police firing tear gas back into the crowd. looks like things have calmed down as demonstrators early set fires and tried to tear down a wall at the parliament and cabinet building. we'll of course keep you posted on how that aggression progresses there. it's 5:14. >>> time for a little bit of business and tech. apple says it discovered more children working at its factories. scott mcgrew, the company has been up front about this. >> it has. we should applaud that. no matter what you think of working conditions of people that make your iphone, no american wants them to be children. apple says it performed 72% more factory audits this time than this time last year covering 1.5 million workers. in that 1.5 million, it says it found 70 children workers at a subcontractor. that is .004% of its workers. what sounds like a big number is small by scale. the same issue came up with worker suicides at factories a few years ago. they are tragic and awf
Jan 25, 2013 5:30pm PST
dictator who hosni mubarak. many demand the revolution continue. they say it has been thwarted by the islamists and that's why they're taking back to the streets. the clashes have been intense. seven people have been killed. more than 250 injured in clashes across the country. the police using that tear gas and rubber bullets to try to keep the protesters at bay. they have been firing back with petrol bombs and stones. it's a very intense and volatile situation marking this second anniversary of the revolution. brian? >> a yman mohyeldin after a rough night in cairo. thanks. >>> back in this country in washington today, thousands of anti-abortion demonstrators marched to the steps of the supreme court, protesting the landmark decision that legalized abortion. annual march for life as it's called, this year coincides with the 40th anniversary of the roe vs. wade decision. >>> a federal appeals court has dealt president obama a big legal setback tonight and given republicans who charged that he acted improperly when he made some job appointments a huge victory. this is about what
Jan 26, 2013 5:30pm PST
the scenes back then. this was a country united behind one goal, to topple the dictator hosni mubarak but two years on this country is divided, polarized and for the first time many people here fear the violence is actually threatening the country's very stability. the chaotic moments when anger turned deadly in port saeed. outside the city's jail, dozens were killed as protesters tried to storm it to free prisoners who minutes earlier were sentenced to death in cairo. 21 defendants were convicted for their part in a soccer stadium massacre that killed more than 70 fans one year ago. the verdict was read and relatives of those killed last year showed grief and joy. for them the ruling was just. an investigation concluded last year's deadly rampage was not a spontaneous outburst of crowd violence. many believed it was a conspiracy to kill supporters of a popular soccer team whose fans have been at the forefront of egypt's revolution. a revolution that marked its second anniversary yesterday with deadly clashes in cairo and other cities, a scene quite different than two years ago. under pressur
Jan 28, 2013 4:30am PST
on the two-year anniversary of the revolution that ousted hosni mubarak. police firing rounds of tear gas into those crowds of protesters. current president, mohamed morsi, declaring a state of emergency late last night warning he would not hesitate to take more action to try to shut down that violence. protesters now accusing morsi of trying to monopolize power. >>> secret hearings into the chandra levy murder case. there was a 2010 conviction in the case. a jury found him guilty of killing her after attacking her on a washington, d.c. park trail back in 2001. prosecutors had used testimony from a jailhouse informant who claimed that he confessed to the murder. the next hearing set for february 7th. >>> nearly three months after the megastorm hit the northeast, victims of hurricane sandy now about to get much needed relief. later on today the senate voting on the long delayed disaster aid package. the $50 billion plus bill was passed by the house of representatives last week. senate democrats have been trying to keep the republican minority from using a filibuster but the relief package
Jan 13, 2013 7:00am PST
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Jan 25, 2013 4:30am PST
that ousted egyptian president hosni mubarak. protesters are demanding the new president step down. we're giving you a live look at tahrir square where the unrest continues overnight and into today. protesters hurling rocks at police on the square this morning. they chanted at one point "leave, leave" and waved tear gas canisters into the air. demonstrators tried to tear down walls. demonstrators call for a second revolution accusing mohamed morsi of trying to monopolize power. >>> fresh off connecting with the public online, vice president biden taking his push for new control out on the road. biden will lead a roundtable meeting on gun violence in richmond, virginia, today. the discussion will include experts who worked on improving school safety following that 2007 very tech shooting. homeland security secretary janet napolitano and secretary of health and human services kathleen sebelius will also attend today's meeting. yesterday biden sat in for one of those google plus hangouts holding an online forum outlining the administration's proposals to ban assault weapons and certain am
Jan 27, 2013 11:00pm PST
dictator hosni mubarak. >>> a. israeli prime minister ariel sharon's brain shows he has significant brain activity. doctors assumed the 84-year-old was in a vegetative state after his devastating stroke seven years ago. but scientists say his brain is responding to external stimuli which means he may be able to hear and even understand what is going on around him. more tests trying to find out exact li how conscience sharon is were less conclusive. >>> he thought it was a joke but it certainly wasn't. still ahead, a faithful who is now headed to the super bowl thanks to ceo jed york. >>> plus, flying in style. a candid look at how quarterback colin kaepernick traveled to new orleans. >>> and if you're traveling outside right now around the golden gate bridge, fog free. cool night ahead before a weekday warmup arrives to the bay area. i'll have a look at your seven-day forecast when we come right back. >>> a long time 49er faithful has gone to all five super bowls. the 73-year-old is going to his sixth thanks to team owner jed york. we have the story of how he got those tickets. he has wit
Jan 29, 2013 6:00pm PST
to the ousting of former president hosni mubarak. greece has turned into outrage as thousands are expected to protest in the streets of brazil tonight demanding justice. this comes as new details emerge about the deadly nightclub fire which killed over 230 people. officials say the fire extinguishers were not working and there was a lack of emergency exits. many of the victims were trampled to death trying to escape through the one main exit. it's believed the fire started after the band set off pyrotechnics. two band members and two of the club's owners remain under arrest. >>> venezuela's vice president provided an update on the condition of leader hugo chavez. he says he is upbeat about hits recovery. he underwent his fourth cancer treatment and has not been seen in public since. the vp did say chavez may return home soon. raj? >> thank you, janel. >>> a graphic scene in the east bay after a gunman shot and can killed a man at a gas station in front of several people. that gunman is still on the loose this evening. it happened just after 9:00 this morning just south of highway 4. at one
Jan 25, 2013 6:00am PST
power and today marks the two-year of the anniversary of the revolution that overthrew hosni mubarak. >> a student arrested and cited for cyberbullying. that student taunted and threatened two students after they refused to smoke marijuana. >>> supercross hitting the track this weekend. we have a sneak peek right now for you. "today in the bay's" bob redell is out there with the high racing rpms at the racetrack and has a look at the excitement for you. bob, take it away. >> reporter: jon and marla, you're looking at some of the monster energy supercross athletes hitting some serious air probably in the range of 60 to 65 feet. this is something i would do but clearly i just don't want to get dirty. i was looking at this. dakota will be out here competing tomorrow. you guys are a little crazy. i mean that as a compliment. am i right on that? >> for sure. we're looking for adrenaline whether it be motocross or snowboarding. this does it for us. >> reporter: you need that dopamine rush. what do you do to push it to the limit to get that adrenaline rush. >> putting in time of being comfo
Jan 26, 2013 5:00am PST
the uprising that overthrew hosni mubarak. troops were sent to suez after at least nine people were shot dead in nationwide protests against president muhammad morrissey. separately, two dozen were killed protesting a sentence in last year's deadly soccer riot. >>> in this country, thousands are expected to march in washington today for gun control. residents of newtown, connecticut, will be marching alongside the families who were affected by other tragedies like the virginia tech shooting. the march is in support of president obama's gun control plan. >>> it soon may be much harder for doctors to prescribe a popular painkiller. federal health advisers want to limit hydrocodone, they want to impose the same restrictions as those for methadone and oxycodone. if adopted the new rules would cut back on who can prescribe hydrocodone and the number of refills allowed. >>> finally, for random guy michael dreish who went to a random basketball game in miami on a random friday night, it was one to remember. the pistons taking on the heat. halftime, he nails a half-court hook shot. makes it no proble
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